Metallurgy, industrial coachbuilding and heavy goods vehicles
Ain is the first region in France for industrial subcontracting sector.
Metallurgy in Ain is a large sectorMetallurgy in the Ain is a varied sector with a large engineering workforce, dominated by the automobile and heavy goods vehicle industries, leading to numerous subcontracting activities.
The specialities of the Ain, at the heart of a region dominated by the metallurgy and engineering sector, are refrigeration and industrial coachbuilding, as well as the production of moulds for the plastics industry.
In addition to the Ain’s advantages in terms of geography and infrastructure, the sector also benefits from:
a network of highly qualified small to medium sized businesses alongside the large groups
a wide range of training programmes that are perfectly in line with its needs: versatility and multidisciplinary skills in mechanical engineering, hydraulics, pneumatics and programming.
Ecosystem of innovationMecabourg Mécanics – métallurgy – coachbuilding More than 60 members
More than 4,000 employees
It develops cooperative projects between companies: continuous inter-company training, recruitment programmes, development, quality, safety, environment, technology.
The cluster Lyon Urban Truck & Bus (LUTB) The cluster of public transport of passengers and goods in urban areas 180 members (Renault Trucks, Isirbus France…)
5 research programs
2 demonstrator projects
150 projects approved
79 financed projects for 267 M€ of which 102M€ of public support
They are in Ain… what about you ?
Arcelor Mittal steel wiredrawing and cables
Cogémoule metallic moulds
Danfoss Commercial Compressors compressors
Lamberet Bodywork manufacturer for refrigerated transport solution
Guillot Industrie radiators and boilers
Renault Trucks manufacture of heavy goods vehicles
MGI Coutier automotive equipment manufacturer
Piroux Industrie mecanics ant sheet metal workshop
Poralu metallic structures
Rencast light metal foundry
Société des Filières Ballofet wiredrawing
Trouillet industrial coachbuilding
Volvo Compact civil engineering equipment
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<strong>The Ain Economic Mission </strong> can tell you more. For any questions about Ain and for your installation project, please, feel free to contact us.